Category: Staff

My June newsletter includes two free downloads. One is an alternative to the dreaded employee “appraisal” and the other is a GDPR-compliant Patient Consent Form. There’s also a link to a FREE 60-minute webinar recording for Practice Managers on Leadership & Management.   If you didn’t get the newsletter in your in-box – it’s because…
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Our adventures in business require both Direction and Momentum to be truly nourishing. Direction is a strong understanding of where we are going – a relentless pursuit of SMART and ethical goals. Momentum is the effort that people put in – it is a sign of voluntary hard work by a team who want to…
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The word cadence has to do with rhythm, the rhythm of sounds in nature, of music, of a person’s voice. In exercise, we recognise cadence as the rhythm of a runner or cyclist; the “happy cadence” described by my physiotherapist as the pace at which I’m not damaging myself and can carry on running or…
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Millennials will represent 40% of the total workforce by 2020. Like it or not, they are critical to the success and sustainability of your business. If they don’t want to work for you, your organisation will die. Louis Efron – Forbes Magazine The reality is that Millennials (age 17 to 37) have an entirely different…
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1. The Dance Over the years I have often been asked “can you fix my team?” and constantly reply with a Steve Covey quote – “if there is a problem with your team, the problem is you.” That sounds a bit “blame ridden” and also seems to offer a full dispensation to team members who…
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What happens is that an existing team member is given the job of leading and managing the internal marketing. That person is usually internet, smartphone and social media savvy, has an open mind and is willing (cheeky) enough to engage patients and ask them for selfies, check-ins, reviews and video testimonials and articles for the…
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It’s important to understand the difference between achievements and habits when you are goal-setting. An achievement is a specific target, usually involving numbers and deadlines: I will hit a sales target of X by Y date; I will launch product/service X by Y date; I will create X video testimonials by Y date. A habit…
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Extreme Business 2018 London workshop done and my 47 delegates are sent home with spreadsheets, handouts and their heads buzzing with numbers. I invested quite some time at the start of the day in asking for feedback on Q1 of 2018 – always a chance to feel the pulse of the client base and get…
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